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An Introduction to Modern European Literature

From Romanticism to Postmodernism
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages cm: Contents: 1. Romanticism --Radical energy: the context of European Romanticism --'The way within': Romanticism --goals and programme --Self and world: the literature of romantic individualism --Revolt and declaration: romantic drama --'All things are sentient': romantic.

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Modernists experimented with literary form and expression, as exemplified by Ezra Pound's maxim to "Make it new." This literary movement was driven by a.

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European Literature 1. Europe is one of the seven traditional continents of the Earth. Physically and geologically, Europe is the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, west of Asia.

Definitions of literature have varied over time. In Western Europe prior to the eighteenth century, literature as a term indicated all books and writing. [1] A more restricted sense of the term emerged during the Romantic period, in which it began to demarcate “imaginative” literature.

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